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Ready for it

SAN ANTONIO - Audie Howell remembers the rush he felt when he first took the controls of a crane. He was 16 years old then, working for his dad’s crane company, and was, as he says, “ready for it, and took right to it.” The rush was enough to make him want to start Howell Crane & Rigging Inc. with his dad and another partner, Bill Cravens, in 1982....

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In memoriam - Benjamin Dean Holt, Jr. (BD Peter)

SAN ANTONIO - Benjamin Dean Holt, Jr. (BD Peter) passed away Sat., Mar. 10. He was born in Oakland, CA to Benjamin Dean Holt, Sr. and Loretta Wahl Holt on April 21, 1925. He graduated from Stockton High School in 1943, enlisted in the US Marine Corps and was promoted to Lieutenant after graduating from Officers Training School. After WWII, he entered the University of California at Berkeley....

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Golden rule construction

SAN ANTONIO - Dennis Yanowski, division president of Marek Brothers Systems in San Antonio, is clear from where the company gets it founding philosophy. The original founders, John L., Bill and Ralph, knew from the beginning to value hard work, good morals, to take care of those who take care of you, and to treat the customer well....

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15 years of indoor comfort

SAN ANTONIO - In 1986, Michael Rosenberg’s parents, Lee and Betsy, started a company called Metrotex Service Company that provided service, maintenance and replacement of both heating and air conditioning equipment for commercial and residential clients. In 1998 after building up the business, they decided to sell the business to a consolidator....

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Seeing the future

SAN ANTONIO - The San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo has many events but one of the highlights is the Ag Mechanics Marketplace Auction....

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A love affair with manufacturing

SAN ANTONIO - When you walk into BG Metals you immediately get a sense that the people working here aren’t just employees, but they’re more like one big family. That’s exactly what President, Laura Gates and Vice President Burnell Gates consider their staff of 35 employees....

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Ride for freedom

SAN ANTONIO - Approximatly 800,000 motorcycles rolled into D.C. from around the country for the 31st annual Memorial ride on Sunday, May 27. The ride begins at the Pentagon, through DC, then onto Potomac Park by the Lincoln Monument. Thousands of spectators lined the streets along the route to observe this spectacular event, waving flags and remembering what Memorial Day is all about. It’s a great place to be to celebrate our military veterans...

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06/28/2018 11:03:00 | Viewed: 0
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Construction News in the Big Apple

SAN ANTONIO - Construction News’ editor, Melissa Jones-Meyer and son Avery, take in the sights in New York’s famous Times Square....

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06/28/2018 11:01:00 | Viewed: 0
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Focus - Current flow of electricity

SAN ANTONIO - Electrical contractors work in a very competitive electrical construction industry. Electrical workers must be trained in safe work practices and National Electrical Code (NEC) compliant installations. Jobsite conditions can vary with tight scheduling demands affected by special equipment, such as lighting, generators, and distribution equipment....

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Focus - Programmable switching

HOUSTON - A native of Houston, Hengst began his electrical trade career in 1974. He became a Journeyman in 1977 and then progressed to be a Houston Master Electrician (HMEL 205) in 1990. His career has covered industrial, aviation and commercial installations throughout the greater Houston area, combining hands on and management roles. He is a principle member for the IEC on Code Making Panel 8 and a member of UL STP 5 and 6 along with a number ...

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